San Diego Photographer

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I'm Mandy, a San Diego wedding photographer & educator specializing in fine-art photography. When I'm not photographing my amazing clients, I'm busy as an overly obsessive dog mom, capturing life’s beautiful moments with my husband, Chris, and reveling in Teddy antics. 

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Bride and Groom In Front Of Pampas Grass Arch | Hocking hills wedding at Cedar Grove Lodge | Shot on film by Mandy Ford.

Hocking Hills Wedding In Ohio At Cedar Grove Lodge

Vendors: Photographer: Mandy Ford PhotographyVenue: Cedar Grove LodgingFloral: Shaffer Creative Co. Band: The TouchablesSweets: Pinkerton’s CakesHair: Kristen Sheff and Lori Marie HairMakeup: Olivia SongGown: La Jeune Mariee & Watters BrideOfficiant: Run To An Elopement Coordination: Julie Logsdon Hocking Hills Wedding Inspiration Cody and Heather’s wedding was full to the brim of sentimental details. They chose to hold their Hocking Hills wedding at […]

Destination Weddings, Wedding

Monterey Wedding Venue | Naval Postgraduate School Club Del Monte Grounds

Carmel Mission Naval Postgraduate School Club Del Monte | Monterey Wedding Venue

Just South of Carmel-By-The-Sea, Jamie and Ryan’s Carmel Mission Wedding in Monterey was absolutely stunning. Monterey and Carmel are iconic Central California sleepy beach towns with small-town charm. Vendors: Photographer: Mandy Ford Photography Planner: Jody Rodriguez Ceremony: Carmel Mission Wedding Reception: Club Del Monte At The Naval Postgraduate School Wedding Hair: Hair By Breanna Guerrero […]

Destination Weddings, Wedding

Warwick Farms Wedding | The Rural Society

I was so excited to travel to Ohio for Dawn and Ryan’s Warwick Farms Wedding!  They are the most beautiful, loving couple, and I am so honored that they chose me to document their wonderful day. The Rural Society At Warwick Farms | A History Warwick Farm Wedding Venue sits on 40 acres of pasture […]

Destination Weddings, Wedding

Black Bird Farm Ohio Wedding With Dusty Blue And Pinks | Julie and Ben

Julie and Ben filled their big day with fun-loving, rustic Ohio charm. Held at Black Bird Farm in Ohio, the venue is known for it’s rolling cornfields, authentic turn-of-the-century architecture, and rich character. With intimate charm and wide-open spaces, a wedding at Black Bird Farm is bound to be a magical event. And was this event ever magical! Cool blues and […]

Destination Weddings, Wedding

Bright Bridal Suite

Borris House | Destination Ireland Wedding Inspiration

Borris House, A History Borris House in Ireland, only an hour from busy Dublin, is a romantic setting for a destination Ireland wedding with an authentic Irish flair. This is the historic seat of the Mac Murrough Kavanaugh family, also known as the kings of Leinster. In fact, the family that owns this lovely Tudor style country mansion descended […]

Destination Weddings, Editorial, Wedding

Dillingham Ranch Wedding Carol Hannah Gown

Dillingham Ranch Wedding Editorial In Oahu, Hawaii

Dillingham Ranch is the perfect historic property  to host your wedding. With 2,700 acres, 19 of which are oceanfront, allow you to create a one-of-a-kind destination wedding. The ranch is situated on the Northern Shores of Oahu, with mountainous views, lush tropical vegetation, and a gorgeous, elegant plantation feel. Not only does Dillingham Ranch serve as a perfect wedding and reception venue, it’s eight bedrooms, spanned across two large wings, make for a stunning, and cozy honeymoon stay. Rolling green pastures with roaming horses add the perfect charm to this already beautiful estate. 

Destination Weddings, Editorial